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Contains information of interest to individual Members, including Membership Statement, New Members' Pack, how to apply for a Memorial Fund Award, Grants of Friendship/Invitations, and Membership Matters.

Contains all the information you need for the running of a Club, eg Membership Forms, Annual Returns, Club Governance, How to Start a New Club.

Contains information related to running a Region/National Association/Network, eg the purpose of Regions/National Associations/Networks, and Region/NA/Network governance documents

Contains documentation to help you communicate your activities, eg Template Press Releases, SIGBI Brand Guidelines and Logos, good examples of Club Promotional Material, How To Guides.

Contains information related to Programme Activities, eg a page for each Programme Area, Commission on the Status of Women, SIGBI Programme Database.

Contains documentation related to the running of the Federation, eg SIGBI Governance, Vision 2021.

SIGBI Policies and Protocols for Regions/NAs/Networks

SIGBI has several policies in place to protect our members in case of any dispute.  Region/NA/Network Executive Officers should be aware of the procedures involved.  Please see these below:

The Anti-Discrimination Policy is being re-written and will be uploaded again when available.

  1. Email Protocol
  2. Emergency Relief Fund Protocol – created March 2016
  3. Equality and Diversity Policy (this is in the process of being updated)
  4. Ethics Policy
  5. Job Sharing Briefing Paper
  6. Mediation Policy
  7. Travel and Expenses Policy 2019
  8. Public Liability Insurance Cover note 2019-2020
  9. Public Liability Insurance Policy 2019-2020

Risk Assessments –  visit the Health and Safety Executive website